In Wildness is the preservation of the World. – Henry David Thoreau
COMING SOON! Soundtrack and companion book to be released with the film in June of 2020.
ELEMENTA is the second feature collaboration between wildlife filmmaker Richard Sidey and ambient composer Boreal Taiga, and concludes the director’s Speechless trilogy.
A black and white visual meditation of wilderness and the elements. Sidey returns to the triptych format for a cinematic experience like no other. Filmed over five years on seven continents, prepare yourself for full immersion.
Released by GALAXIID
Soundtrack released on Wayfarer Records
RELEASED TODAY! A double ambient and downtempo album featuring artists from around the globe addressing climate change. All proceeds will be donated to various climate scientific non profit groups. Thank you for your ears and support!
This compilation is an action in music to remind us that we are in a situation not only for the present but the future. All musicians on this compilation have chosen to join together to spread this message of urgency.
We invite you, the listener, to remember that every bit of action is essential, from recycling, making lifestyle changes, to moving to a more green way of living. To protect our forests, deserts, jungles, Arctic and Antarctic lands, plains, and mountains to our coasts and oceans.
All proceeds from this album will be donated to: The Union of Concerned Scientists and Amazon Watch.
NEW Album announcement – Released today! 11/27/2018
A 12 track full length album and journey to remote, cold and often deep areas of Siberia. From the Kamchatka Peninsula East to Murmansk in the west, Boreal Taiga explores ancient cultures, shamanism, tundra and the taiga forest environment from a new perspective. Ambient, dub ambient and deep sounds inspired by research, travels and history.
Written and produced by JimD at Shaman Studios
Mastared by Dave Luxton
Album photography by Richard Sidey
On Wayfarer Records
Note: the 13th track “Anadyrsky District” was not included in the final album. This track will be released at another time.
Just Released! Boreal Taiga – Iceland on Polar Magnet Records
A 6 track ambient album exploring Iceland.
Wayfarer Records announcement: June 20th, 2017 release, Boreal Taiga – Greenland.
A year in the making. Purchase here
Out now! Polar Reflections
A compilation of tracks through the years with Wayfarer Records. Purchase here